Reference numberNLB/10/929
Alternative reference numberNLB/10 p450
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to William Crookes, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date11 March 1895
DescriptionDr William Prout was an FRS but there is no obituary notice for him in the 'Proceedings [of the Royal Society]'. Provides basic biographical dates for Prout and notes that Poggendorff's 'Handworterbuch' gives a list of Prout's papers.
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA1335Prout; William (1785 - 1850)1785 - 1850
NA8188Crookes; Sir; William (1832 - 1919); chemist1832 - 1919
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